hurdle race

noun

Definition of hurdle race

1 : a track event in which artificial barriers must be leaped

called also hurdles

— compare high hurdles, low hurdles
2 : a horse race over a flat course equipped with movable hurdles — compare steeplechase

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“Hurdle race.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hurdle%20race. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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